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No force can stop torch relay: Beijing Olympic organisers

The Beijing Olympic organisers on Tuesday said the torch relay would continue despite protests that have dogged its early legs in London and Paris, vowing "no force" could stop it.

world Updated: Apr 08, 2008 08:33 IST

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Hindustantimes
         

The Beijing Olympic organisers vowed on Tuesday that "no force" could stop the Games torch relay, after a wave of protests disrupted its early legs in London and Paris.

"The torch relay will continue its journey with the continued support of people all over the world," Beijing Olympic organising committee spokesman Sun Weide told reporters.

"No force can stop the torch relay of the Beijing Games."